Cook and Banks: Charting the Great Southern Land (Stage 2)
Learn more about the significant contributions of the expert navigator and skilled cartographer, Lieutenant James Cook, along with the young botanist Joseph Banks with his party of scientists and artists.
We invite stage 2 students to be part of a discussion about the outcome of the voyage and encourage you to look deeper into how it changed Australian History.
IS THIS A FREE EVENT? No
BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Australian National Maritime Museum
Live Event - By Request
Please contact our bookings team for up-to-date cost, as the price depends on number of students.
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Australian Curriculum - ACHASSK083, ACHASSK084. NSW Syllabus - HT2-3, HT2-4
Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand
HSIE » History » Australian History: Community and Remembrance, First Contacts (Stage 2 - Year 3 and 4)
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More Information About This Event
This session contains links to Stage 2 History Syllabuses and covers content specifically related to the year 4 Australian Curriculum.
It focuses on the journey led by Lieutenant James Cook and Joseph Banks onboard the HMB Endeavour, including the charting of the East coast of Australia in 1770. It discusses their interactions with first peoples in the Pacific and Australia and the lasting impacts of the voyage.
If your class require a specific focus please let us know at time of booking and we can adapt the presentation to suit your program of study.
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Phone: (02) 9298 3655
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